CP 1543 AT THUNDER BAY, ON.
Built by : GMD
Built in : 1955 as CP 8546
Serial Number : A 789
Class : DS-17
Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark
This Photo : Mark Boesche, 2003
Other Photos (chronological) :
1. CP 8546 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1979;
2. CP 1543 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1991;
3. CP 1543 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2012.
Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark
Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8546 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1543 (1982). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.